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Lesson Two – Fault Lines

This geography teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to build a map showing some of the major earthquake fault lines that can be found around the world. The children can record the position of different geographical features on a map of the world.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to build a map showing some of the major earthquake fault lines that can be found around the world

Learning Objectives

Identify the position and significance of the Equator, Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemisphere. Use maps, atlases, globes and digital/computer mapping to locate countries and describe features studied.

Learning Outcomes

I can identify the equator and northern and southern hemisphere on a map. I can record the position of countries around the world using an atlas.

Fault Lines

Teaching sequence to help the children build a map showing some of the major earthquake fault lines that can be found around the world

World Map

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe different features recorded on a map

Tectonic Plates

Display poster for whole class discussion to help the children identify the main tectonic plates that can be found in the world

World Map

Template to help the children identify and record the location of the major fault lines of tectonic plates in the world

Fault Lines Map

Activity to get the children to record countries that might be affected by the movement of different tectonic plates in the world

Fault Lines

Interactive activity to help the children build a map showing some of the major earthquake fault lines that can be found around the world

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to build a map showing some of the major earthquake fault lines that can be found around the world

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